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Bug 462484

Summary: dev-python/fdb-1.4.3 - Set of Firebird RDBMS bindings for python (New package)
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Vincent Hardy <>
Component: New packagesAssignee: Default Assignee for New Packages <maintainer-wanted>
Severity: enhancement CC: jstein
Priority: Normal Keywords: EBUILD, Inclusion
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Attachments: dev-python/fdb ebuild
Python script to check FDB installation
Console output
demo database
last version of my ebuild (1.4.3)

Description Vincent Hardy 2013-03-20 14:00:50 UTC
fdb is a set of Firebird RDBMS bindings for python. It works on Python 2.6+ and Python 3.x.

(replacement for dev-python/kinterbasdb)

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 Vincent Hardy 2014-04-10 16:41:29 UTC
Created attachment 374700 [details]
dev-python/fdb ebuild

Comment 2 Vincent Hardy 2015-01-23 19:34:28 UTC
Created attachment 394722 [details]
Python script to check FDB installation

This python script checks the proper working of the FDB library.
It is very short and simple to understand.
Comment 3 Vincent Hardy 2015-01-23 19:37:11 UTC
Created attachment 394724 [details]
Console output

if FDB library works properly, the console output of should display this console output.
Comment 4 Vincent Hardy 2015-01-23 19:44:45 UTC
Created attachment 394726 [details]
demo database

employee.fdb is a demo database supplied with each binary release of Firebird
(both windows and linux).
Default Windows path :
  C:\Program Files\Firebird\Firebird_2_5\examples\empbuild\EMPLOYEE.FDB 
Default linux path :

Required to run (decompress and copy to /var/firebird/)
Comment 5 Vincent Hardy 2015-01-23 19:46:18 UTC
Created attachment 394728 [details]
last version of my ebuild (1.4.3)
Comment 6 Vincent Hardy 2021-11-11 16:10:48 UTC
this package is obsolete now.
See new Python Firebird driver :